June 18, 2020 4:30 pm
It doesn’t cost a lot to rehabilitate the homeless, says the director-animator Kireet Khurana who is out with his latest film, Ek Koshish.
December 08, 2019 3:50 am
There was some singing and dancing too, and several cups of piping hot tea that did the rounds. On Saturday, the Delhi chapter of a global one-off event called World's Big Sleep Out (WBSO), was held at CP's Central Park from 7 pm to Sunday 5 am.
November 21, 2018 5:03 pm
The caretakers across approximately 200 night shelters in the city are homeless men and women, who are involved with NGOs that manage them.
May 17, 2018 3:09 am
“Had you done this in time (installing CCTV cameras at prime locations), your work would have been lessened, and Delhi would not have been called the ‘dash capital’ of the country,” a bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar said.
April 23, 2016 3:34 am
Both the Central and state governments fail to collate any kinds of data on the number of households evicted each year.
February 27, 2016 11:44 pm
The night shelters set up by the municipal corporation are in Pune station area, Yerawada, Navi Peth and Bopodi.
February 27, 2016 11:42 pm
In police records, there are a number of cases in which petty crimes like theft, bag-lifting, chain-snatching, pick-pocketing have been committed by the poor and the homeless.
February 27, 2016 11:38 pm
Outside Pune Railway Station, about 500 metres from Sassoon Hospital, one can see a footpath occupied with temporary settlements.
June 16, 2015 5:01 am
Originally an old age home, Earth Saviours Foundation in Rangpuri Pahadi, Mahipalpur, now caters to all those abandoned, starting with 16 year olds.
June 06, 2015 8:38 am
Going by Supreme Court directive of one shelter per one lakh population, each with a capacity for 100 people, Mumbai requires 125 permanent shelters.